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Controls Engineer

United States - KY - Louisville-Jefferson

Job Description

Main Responsibilities
- Diagnose and resolve causes of electrical and mechanical malfunctions on all equipment.
- Assist the maintenance department in installing new electronic/electrical control equipment and making it operational.
- Develop engineering specifications for electrical control systems and equipment modifications.
- Provide technical support to the maintenance department when required; Plan, direct and record periodic electrical analysis on the production equipment.
- Recommend and initiate modifications or replacement of equipment which fail to meet operating standards.
- Provide training for the maintenance department on the operation and diagnostics of the machine controls and motor controllers.
- Research and implement cost effective upgrades to the equipment and facilities.
- Research and implement the most cost effective replacement of electrical control parts.
- Provide technical support (as needed) for the office computers and computer systems.
- Keep updated electrical drawings and schematics on all production and plant equipment. 
- Maintain master backups for all machine programs.
- Keep abreast with the latest in control technology.
- Any and all other duties assigned by manager.
Specific Requirements:
Education
Bachelor degree in Engineering (preferably Electrical) or Associates Degree with equivalent experience/training.
Work Experience
Qualifications include:
- Experience with computer systems, PCs and software including AutoCAD, Programming and troubleshooting of PLCs, drives and robotic systems,
- Working knowledge of Mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems, Control systems design, troubleshooting and installation, Human Machine Interface programming.
Physical Requirements
Required to stand and walk for extended periods of time.
Must be able to repeatedly push, pull and lift up to 35 pounds.

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Published: 10/21/2021
Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
Location: United States - KY - Louisville-Jefferson
REQ. NO.: 20212009
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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